Ohio Practice Areas

Personal Injury Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Personal Injury

Our personal injury lawyers in Cincinnati help injured individuals – and their families – put their lives back together after a serious injury or wrongful death. Whether it involves a car or trucking accident, a daycare injury, or even a catastrophic injury and wrongful death, we’ll fight to secure the compensation you deserve for your suffering as a result of another’s negligence.

Case areas and types

  • Auto Accidents
  • Bicycle / Pedestrian Injury
  • Daycare Injuries
  • Premises Liability
  • Tractor Rollover
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Wrongful Death/Catastrophic Injury
Dangerous Drug Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Dangerous Drugs & Medical Devices

Our mass tort attorneys have fought for thousands of individuals who’ve suffered serious side effects from dangerous drugs, or who’ve been hurt by defective medical devices. Our national team of trial lawyers, paralegals, and nurses have the resources and experience to fight for you against some of the world’s most powerful companies.

Case areas and types

  • Biologics
  • Herbal Supplements
  • Medical Devices
  • Over the Counter Drugs
  • Prescription Drugs
Products Liability - Burg Simpson Ohio

Products Liability

If you or a loved one have been harmed by a defective product, the experienced products liability attorneys in Burg Simpson’s Cincinnati office are here to stand with you and fight against even the biggest corporations in the world. Burg Simpson’s product liability attorneys have decades of experience in holding corporations accountable for the harmful products that they have sold. Burg Simpson’s product liability lawyers have represented farmers who have been harmed by poorly designed farm vehicles, patients who have suffered substantial pain and life altering injuries from defective drugs and medical devices, restaurant patrons who have been served and eaten contaminated food, and many others. If you or a loved one are the victims of a defective product, Burg Simpson can help.

Case areas and types

  • Medical Products
  • Unsafe and Defective Vehicles
  • Defective Consumer Goods
  • Contaminated Food
Sexual Abuse, Assault, & Harassment - Burg Simpson Ohio

Sexual Abuse, Assault, & Harassment

If you or a loved one has been the victim of sexual abuse, assault, or harassment from a teacher, a co-worker, or someone in a postition of trust, it’s important that you act quickly. Our sexual abuse lawyers at Burg Simpson Ohio can help you pursue the justice that you are entitled to.

Case areas and types

  • Sexual Abuse & Assault in Sports
  • Sexual Abuse & Assault by Teachers
  • Sexual Abuse & Assault by Medical Professionals
  • Sexual Abuse & Assault by Spiritual Leaders
  • Sexual Abuse, Assault, & Harassment in the Workplace
Employment Law Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Employment Law

When you put in a hard day’s work, you expect your employer will treat you fairly and pay you appropriately. If your employer has not meet these expectations, it is important that you speak with an experienced employment law attorney in Burg Simpson’s Cincinnati office who can advise you of your rights and fight for you if those rights have been violated. If you have been wronged at work, we are here for you.

Case areas and types

  • Discrimination
  • Non-compete Agreements
  • Harrassment / Hostile Work Environment
  • Retaliation
  • Severance Agreements
  • Wage & Hour Disputes (FLSA)
  • Wrongful Termination
Commercial Litigation Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Business / Commercial Litigation

Burg Simpson’s business litigation attorneys in Cincinnati handle a broad range of commercial legal matters. We’ve handled cases such as contract disputes, whistleblower, and qui tam actions, unfair competition claims, and cases involving securities fraud. Commercial litigation can be complex. The experience of Burg Simpson’s business litigation attorneys allows them to cut through that complexity to help you achieve the result you are looking for. We’re here to help multi-national corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, sole proprietorship’s, and individuals with their business or commercial needs. Call us today.

Case areas and types

  • Contract Disputes
  • Unfair Competition
  • Qui Tam / Whistleblower
  • Securities
Consumer Product Liability Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Consumer Litigation / Class Action

Burg Simpson’s consumer litigation attorneys fight for the rights of individuals who are the victims of unlawful sales practices and data breaches. If a business’s actions have harmed numerous consumers, Burg Simpson will help these individuals band together to hold the business accountable through the filing of a class action. Our experienced team of class action attorneys can help you get the justice you deserve.

Case areas and types

  • Unfair Practices
  • Breach of Warranty
  • Data Breach
Washington Capitol Building

 December 12, 2018

Letter Urging Senate to Defend Democracy Co-Signed by Former Senator Al Simpson

A week after giving his moving eulogy at late President George H.W. Bush’s wake, former Republican Senator Alan K. Simpson joined with forty-three other former Senators across party lines in publishing a letter to the Washington Post. This co-signed letter urges the current Senate to embrace a bipartisan defense of democracy and constitutional values as… Read more »

 December 6, 2018

Retired Firefighters Get Burned When Health Care Benefits are Terminated

Attorney Brian Matise at Burg Simpson handles complex civil litigation cases, and he has taken the lead on the West Metro Case. This case involves the distribution of more  than $1.8 million in funds that remained in a trust that was committed to fund health insurance benefits for 73 retired firefighters and their dependents. These… Read more »

Former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-WY) gives eulogy for late President George W.W. Bush

 December 5, 2018

Former Senator Al Simpson Eulogizes President George H.W. Bush

This morning, former Senator Alan K. Simpson (R-WY) celebrated the life of former President George H.W. Bush, his long-time friend and colleague. Speaking of the man’s warmth and integrity, Sen. Simpson delivered a moving speech on President Bush’s legacy of integrity, loyalty and sacrifice. When speaking to the press, Alan Simpson spoke on the difficulties… Read more »

Honorable Alan K. Simpson hero image

 December 4, 2018

Former Sen. Alan Simpson, R-Wyo., to Remember George H.W. Bush at Wednesday’s Funeral

Former Sen. Alan Simpson, R-Wyo., to remember George H.W. Bush at Wednesday’s funeral at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. The former senator, a colleague and longtime friend of George and Barbara Bush, will be one of four speakers to deliver the eulogy at the late president’s funeral this week. Simpson and Bush established their… Read more »

Spinal Cord Injuries - Personal Injury Lawyer Phoenix AZ - Arizona Burg Simpson

 November 30, 2018

MEDICAL DEVICE RECALLED DUE TO CONTAMINATION RISK

  Medical Device Recalled Due to Contamination Risk. Zimmer Biomet, Inc. (NYSE: ZBH) has recalled several spinal fusion and implantable bone growth stimulators due to a lack of adequate assurance that these devices were clean and free of bacteria and chemical residue. The specific medical devices subject to this recall include: Osteogen Implantable Bone Growth… Read more »

 October 12, 2018

Sprayology Recalls Oral Sprays Due to Microbial Contamination

On October 9, 2018, the Food and Drug Administration announced that Sprayology is recalling 22 different homeopathic oral sprays due to potential microbial contamination. Sprayology markets these products as relieving an assortment of ailments, from jet lag to acne to sleeping problems. A list of the affected sprays can be found here. FDA Recall Notice… Read more »

Total Knee System Recall - Ohio Burg Simpson

 September 12, 2018

Failure Reports Associated with ATTUNE Total Knee Systems Continue to Mount

DePuy’s ATTUNE Total Knee System is reportedly failing at unusually high rates, requiring patients to undergo painful and complicated revision surgeries. According to a 2017 article published in the Journal of Knee Surgery, a review of three hospital databases found unexpectedly high reports of implant failures in patients that had received the ATTUNE Total Knee… Read more »

Space Heater Recall– Product Liability Lawyer - Ohio Burg Simpson

 August 27, 2018

Space Heaters from Vornado Air Recalled in Response to Overheating Concerns

On August 22, 2018, the Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of the VH101 Personal Vortex electric space heaters manufactured by Vornado Air in response to 19 reports of the heaters catching on fire. The heaters can overheat while in use, causing significant fire and burn hazards. One such instance led to a fire… Read more »

Protecting Your Legal Rights

 November 30, 2016

Protecting Your Legal Rights

At Burg Simpson Ohio, we’re dedicated to protecting the rights of those who have been injured by the negligence or bad conduct of others. If you’ve been injured or lost a loved one due to a defective product, dangerous medication or auto accident, you need to make sure your legal rights are protected. Call our… Read more »

Burg Simpson Legal Minute: Generic Drugs vs. Brand Name Drugs

 March 12, 2014

Burg Simpson Legal Minute: Generic Drugs vs. Brand Name Drugs

If you suffer a side effect from your medication, if you’re taking a generic drug, you can’t file a lawsuit for personal injury. Only the name brand drug company has to monitor safety and update warnings. The generic drug companies only have to be the same as the name brand drug company, and therefore they… Read more »

Janet Abaray on the Value of a Degree in English

 December 13, 2013

Janet Abaray on the Value of a Degree in English

Janet Abaray, Burg Simpson Ohio Managing Shareholder, shares how a degree in English Literature has helped her further her success as a trial lawyer. Ms. Abaray is an alumna of the University of Cincinnati where she graduated with a Bachelors of Arts with a Major in English & Comparative Literature.

Depakote / Depakene and Increased Risk of Birth Defects

 April 11, 2013

Depakote / Depakene and Increased Risk of Birth Defects

Anti-seizure medicines have been known to increase the risk of birth defects. Attorney Janet Abaray explains what’s different about Depakote/Depakene. If your child was affected, you may be eligible for compensation. For more information, contact Burg Simpson at 1-800-713-9340.

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